Category Archives: Workshops

Save the Children Craft Workshop

Recent pompom and tassel making workshops at Save the Children Bath charity. Continue reading

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Golden, found and wearable (ear art)

Took out the pliers and found costume jewellery, made junk art earrings. Continue reading

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Making a bender

Using willow poles to build a bender, a traditional tent building technique Continue reading

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Chainmail!

Learned how to do a bit of basic chainmail, used the skill to make a bracelet! Continue reading

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Helping out at a wild foods cookery school in Cornwall, Penzance

Assisting at a foraging and cookery school in Cornwall, learning to cook fish, rabbit and seaweed. Continue reading

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Assembling a yurt, finishing touches

Our main building project at Olabe is now complete! Finishing up the yurt and working out the kinks in our yurt assembly process took about a week in total. You can read about the first few days of the project … Continue reading

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Yurt assembly in Basque Country; tips when building for your first yurt

My partner and I have been busy assembling a yurt in the Basque Country. We picked up a few tips and ideas you might want to consider if you are starting out on your first yurt building project. It has … Continue reading

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Paste-up, découpage or papier mâché glue

How to make paper glue out of flour for découpage, papier mâché or street art paste-ups. Continue reading

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Snapped: Why I’m Wearing This contribution for ABC Open

Snapped: Why I’m Wearing This Vintage Green Dress ABC Open is asking for contributions for the series Snapped: Why I’m Wearing This. It was so difficult to choose any one particular thing; I went with a dress that is now … Continue reading

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Wearable art works in progress, Creative Tanks update.

Wearable art works, Creative Tanks meetings this week… …and I feel so alive! So, Creative Tanks will be in it’s third year for the 2013 Carnival of Flowers festival in Toowoomba. It will also be my third year in participating … Continue reading

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